Our center focuses on employment policies and labor market issues that affect low- and moderate-income individuals. It acts as a bridge between research and practice, connecting researchers, businesses, and policymakers with innovative approaches to creating economic opportunity through education and employment. The center also contributes to economic research and monetary policy discussions by tracking labor market trends affecting low- and moderate-income workers.
Opportunity Occupations Monitor
The tool displays estimates of opportunity employment, good-paying jobs that don’t require a bachelor's degree in states and metro areas.
Unemployment Claims Monitor
The Atlanta Fed's Unemployment Claims Monitor tracks initial and continued claims for unemployment insurance—and claimant demographics—for each state and nationally.
Rework America Alliance
The alliance is a national collaboration seeking solutions that enable unemployed and low-wage workers who have built skills through experience emerge from the pandemic crisis stronger.
Economic Mobility and Resilience: Everyone's Economy
The Federal Reserve works to support a strong, vibrant economy whose benefits are intended to reach everyone.
Investing in America's Workforce Book
Discover best practices in workforce development in the three-volume book Investing in America's Workforce: Improving Outcomes for Workers and Employers.
Labor Report First Look
The tool provides a snapshot of current and historical employment data and will be updated on a monthly basis.